Kerala Prawns Biriyani

Easy to cook Prawns Biriyani

Category : Non-Vegetarian, Rice
45 min
Recipe by Raji Gopan
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  • Kerala  Prawns Biriyani

Kerala Prawns Biriyani

Easy to cook Prawns Biriyani

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Serves :
4 Adult(s)
Kerala  Prawns Biriyani


For Rice:
Basmati rice - 2 cups
Cinnamon - 1
For Marination:
For Grinding:
For Masala:
Onions (Large size) - 1 no
Pudina leaves - 2 strands
Lime water - 1/2 a lime


Step 1. For Masala:
1)Mix prawns with chilli and turmeric powders along with salt.
Step 2. Heat oil in a pan and fry prawns (dont not make it crispy), Keep aside.
Step 3. In the same oil saute onions till transparent.
Step 4. Add ground green chilli,garlic and ginger paste and saute well.
Step 5. Add coriander powder n garam masala powder and saute well.
Step 6. Add pudina and coriander leaves along with lime water and saute for few minutes.
Step 7. Add fried prawns and mix well.
Step 8. Add 1/4 cup of water and saute till water disappears and you get a thick gravy, keep aside.
Step 9. For Rice:
1)Wash and drain rice.
Step 10. In a pressure cooker pour ghee and heat.
Step 11. Put cinnamon and cloves fry.
Step 12. Add rice and saute for 2 minutes or so.
Step 13. Add 3 cups of water along with salt and cover the lid of cooker put whistle.Cook in a medium flame.Turn off aft one whistle.
Step 14. When done open lid and add rosewater and mix well.
Step 15. In a serving dish put half of the cooked rice. Then put prawns masala and then again the rest of rice on top.
Step 16. Garnish with roasted cashew nuts and raisins n spring onions.
Step 17. :- Serve hot with Salad and Pickle.
slipa gopi

Wow this is great thanks a lot raji...simple dish which can be a great enjoyment for family especially for a poor cook like me..

lavanya reeju

Great, we loved it....will try it again...thank you


I chose this one coz ingredients and method seems to be simple and economic. Even though i tried prawns biriyani for the first tasted gud...both me and my husband really enjoyed it..thanks a lot..try to add more of ur recipes....

karthika venu

really great recipe.thank you.keep posting your recipes

nithya gopal

lovely thanks a lot raji


thanx my family enjoyed it

Remya vasudevan

SUPERB! really really thanks

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